Archives for the ‘News’ Category

Is Ronald Koeman The Answer For Everton?

By • Aug 4th, 2016 • Category: News

Is Ronald Koeman The Answer For Everton? For so long, Everton constantly teetered on the periphery of the top four under the guidance of recently appointed Sunderland boss David Moyes. The Toffees even secured a place in Europe’s Premier Club competition for the 2005-06 campaign, only to come up short against Villarreal in the qualifying […]

The European Championships: Evertonian Disappointment

By • Jun 27th, 2016 • Category: News

The Euro’s and Everton The Euros have been full of surprises so far. Royal Vegas’s Euro 2016 facts gave insight into the new layout of the tournament, but little would of predicted what has happened so far. Wales topped England’s group, Portugal have failed to inspire as Hungary headed their group. Northern Ireland sailed through […]

Everton’s Aerial Weakness Is Nothing New – and is Joel Robles Really The Answer?

By • Mar 8th, 2016 • Category: News

ANYONE who has watched Everton over the past few seasons will know that a vulnerability in the air is nothing new. Whether that’s conceding goals from set pieces or from open-play crosses, the blues have been susceptible for many years. The problem probably goes back as far as the David Moyes era. Everton’s strongest centre […]

Everton 2015/2016 Premier League Preview

By • Jul 6th, 2015 • Category: News

Like many Premier League sides trying to fend off transfer interest for their best players, Everton’s success in the coming season is likely to depend on the talent they keep hold off rather than any new potential stars they recruit and it will be interesting to see what the mood is like at Goodison Park […]

Who Are The Most Tweeted About Players of 2014/15 Premier League?

By • May 29th, 2015 • Category: News

It won’t surprise many to see the likes of Joey Barton and Mario Balotelli amongst the list of most ‘tweeted’ about Premier League footballers during the 2014/15 season. In a fantasy team made up of Twitter favourites, no Everton players feature. The side is made up of the sublime (e.g David De Gea, Alexis Sanchez), […]

Pienaar Makes Everton Tick – A Lack of Width Has Cost Everton

By • Apr 13th, 2015 • Category: News

It’s been painfully obvious how poor we have been this season. The Europa League has been blamed by some – but for me that is absolute nonsense and a very poor excuse. If you fight all season to qualify for a European competition you cannot use it as an excuse when things go wrong. We […]

Everton Update: Players Return To Training & Transfer News

By • Jul 11th, 2014 • Category: News

Everton transfers are underway: This week, the club completed the free transfer signing of former England international midfielder Gareth Barry, and are seeking further additions. The 33-year-old signed a 3-year deal with the blues, with the former Aston Villa and Manchester City star becoming the first signing of the summer. It would have been criminal […]

Barry Becomes A Blue

By • Jul 9th, 2014 • Category: News

Everton have completed the signing of former England and Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry. Manchester City had originally demanded the Blues pay a ‘transfer fee’ should Barry join permanently, however it is believed the two clubs have reached a compromise. The 33-year-old former loan player has signed a three year contract with the blues, which […]

Barkley the star man in FOOSIO – the Free Fantasy Football Management game

By • Jun 24th, 2014 • Category: News

Sadly, England will step onto the pitch for the last time in the World Cup this evening. The only positive is that Ross Barkley is to make his first competitive start. Whilst we’re all ridiculously disappointed to be leaving Brazil so early, there’s still a chance for Evertonians as online football managers: in FOOSIO a […]

Toffees Going to Brazil – An Overview

By • May 16th, 2014 • Category: News

Toffees Going to Brazil It’s been a season to remember for most at Goodison Park. The likes of Ross Barkley and John Stones have taken the Premier League by storm, whilst Jagielka and Baines have once again been solid under the stewardship of Roberto Martinez. Most onlookers would hazard a guess that Everton players don’t […]